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Dr Rene Stolwyk works in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at Monash University as a Lecturer.

Rene is a research and clinical neuropsychologist. He has extensive clinical experience based at the world-renowned National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery at Queen Square London. Dr Stolwyk's general research interests include understanding the cognitive, emotional and behavioural sequelae following brain injury. His current research program includes investigations of reduced awareness and insight following stroke, cross-cultural issues in neurorehabilitation, and return to driving following traumatic brain injury.

Dr Stolwyk is currently supervising a number of doctoral students across a range of projects in the area of clinical neuropsychology.


  • Neuropsychological function
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Psychological measurement
  • Traumatic brain injury

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Projects 2010 2020

Research Output 2005 2017

Determining the potential benefits of yoga in chronic stroke care: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Thayabaranathan, T., Andrew, N. E., Immink, M. A., Hillier, S., Stevens, P., Stolwyk, R., Kilkenny, M. & Cadilhac, D. A. 2017 In : Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation. 24, 4, p. 279-287 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview Article

Do Smartphones have the Potential to Support Cognition and Independence Following Stroke?

Wong, D., Wang, Q. J., Stolwyk, R. & Ponsford, J. 23 May 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Brain Impairment. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Self-awareness and self-ratings of on-road driving performance after traumatic brain injury

Gooden, J. R., Ponsford, J. L., Charlton, J. L., Ross, P. E., Marshall, S., Gagnon, S., Bedard, M. & Stolwyk, R. J. Jan 2017 In : Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 32, 1, p. E50-E59 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Self-regulation upon return to driving after traumatic brain injury

Gooden, J. R., Ponsford, J. L., Charlton, J. L., Ross, P., Marshall, S., Gagnon, S., Bédard, M. & Stolwyk, R. J. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Neuropsychological Rehabilitation. 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle